Photo Enhanced of Dr Whitehead from Moore’s Hill

Shown is Dr. Ellis Green Whitehead in a color enhanced photo. The original photo was made in the 1880’s-90’s era.
Photo Submitted / The Lexington Progress

Article by W. Clay Crook-

Have you ever looked at an old black and white photo or a tintype and just wished you could see the subject on the day the photo was made. Some television channels make a whole series from colorized versions of footage from World War II or early Vietnam and Korea. Brent Drury enhanced an 1880’s-90’s era photo of Dr. Ellis Green Whitehead of Moore’s Hill community in northeastern Henderson County. Jerry McDaniel, preeminent historian for Wildersville, Clarksburg, Natchez Trace, and all points in between, sent the photograph to The Lexington Progress, along with some information. “He practiced medicine in Moore’s Hill community in the late 1800’s before moving he and his family to…

For the complete story, see the September 9th edition of The Lexington Progress.

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